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Amiga, Handle Your Shit: One Year of Gratitude

Season 1, Ep. 39

It's been a year since I first launched the Amiga Handle Your Shit Podcast. Going back in time to the journey, I can’t be anything but so grateful about everything that has happened and, the guests I had, and of course, everything that will happen in the future. 


The universe wanted this to happen. And I accepted the challenge, and made it happen, but only because you, my listeners, who have been with me since the beginning. I want to thank all of you for your continuous support and appreciation. 


In this episode 39, I will talk about some of the guests that I had and some lessons that I learned from them. I will also share some exciting news about the future of the podcast and some personal projects I am working on. 



In This Episode You Will Learn:

  • Some of the guests I interviewed during the past year (4.11)
  • Why I decided to bring on men in the next episodes (8.03)
  • Which are the future projects I am working on (15.04)



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